The island cities are finalizing budgets — and property tax rates — for 2013-14 this month.
Hearings in Anna Maria will take place at city hall, 10005 Gulf Drive, at 6 p.m. Sept. 11 and 6 p.m. Sept. 25.
In Bradenton Beach, hearings are at city hall, 107 Gulf Drive N., at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, and 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18.
In Holmes Beach, hearings at city hall, 5801 Marina Drive, will be at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 12 and 6 p.m. Sept. 24.
Manatee County also is deciding its budget for the coming fiscal year, which begins Oct. 1. Hearings will take place at the county administration building, 1112 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton, at 6 p.m. Sept. 10 and 6 p.m. Sept. 19.
The School District of Manatee County’s final budget hearing will take place at 5:45 p.m. Sept. 9 in the boardroom, 215 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton.